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Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5pm
Sat-Sun: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Public Holidays: 8:30am - 3pm
Complimentary parking.

BreakFree Great Sandy Straits, Hervey Bay

Welcome to BreakFree Great Sandy Straits, Hervey Bay. As the only absolute waterfront resort in Hervey Bay and with completely uninterrupted views of the bay and marina from sunrise to sunset, this is the perfect resort for your Hervey Bay accommodation.

BreakFree Great Sandy Straits' 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments are self contained and come with everything you need for a great Hervey Bay holiday – air conditioning, kitchenette or full kitchen, balcony or patio with views and laundry facilities. There is also a 3 bedroom penthouse with all the same facilities mentioned as well as a spa bath.

BreakFree Great Sandy Straits has a range of onsite facilities sure to keep the whole family entertained. There's two pools, a sauna, tennis courts, BBQ area and for the kids a children's play area and a games room.

When you're not chilling out at BreakFree Great Sandy Straits make sure you check out Hervey Bay. From late July through to November Hervey Bay is best place in Australia to see the humpback whales on their annual migration, so book in for a whale watching tour or you can jump on the barge and head over to Fraser Island for the day.

With the beach right on your doorstep you grab the kids and spend the day on the beach or if you're feeling hungry, the resort is just a stone's throw away from the main marina where there's some great restaurants to try out. There's also shopping close by if you can't go without a peak. 

Location features:

  • 5 kilometres to airport (Hervey Bay)
  • 50 metres to the beach - direct access
  • 200m to restaurants
  • 200m to shopping

Important information:

In accordance with recent Government directives in response to slowing the spread of COVID-19, Hotel facilities may experience temporary closures or changes to operating times and/or services provided. Please contact our reception for further details. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.


Our location allows you to easily take a stroll to the main shopping, restaurant and cafe areas from BreakFree Great Sandy Straits or just kick back, relax and enjoy the wide range of onsite leisure facilities ideal for families. More »


How many bedrooms? Choose from studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments as well as a 3 bedroom penthouse close to everything at Hervey Bay. All accommodation is self-contained and has a balcony or patio and air conditioning. More »


Take a stroll to the Marina where there a numerous restaurants including some great seafood restaurants with pleasant outlooks. There's also a number of other choices beyond the Marina worth checking out. More »


Catch the majestic humpback whales as they pass through the calm waters of Hervey Bay. An unforgettable experience that's perfect for the whole family. More »

About Hervey Bay

Nature, nature everywhere. Famous as the gateway to the World Heritage listed Fraser Island and one of the best places to see humpback whales in Australia, Hervey Bay is a destination frequented by thousands of visitors annually. More »